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Department of History and Civilisation

We investigate the global, comparative, and transnational history of Europe since 1400

Doctoral programme

We encourage our Ph.D. researchers to think beyond boundaries

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Research & Teaching

A vibrant intellectual community of study interactions and work exchanges

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Professors, fellows, Ph.D. researchers and administrative staff of the Department

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Global, comparative, and transnational approaches to the history of Europe in the world since 1400.

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24 January 2022


Department of History and Civilisation

Postwar normalization

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The deep roots of old-age welfare

Historian Ludwig Pelzl challenges us to think about welfare from the bottom up.

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Translating history and beyond: a conversation with Ann Thomson

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The magic of medicine: Introducing Lauren Kassell

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History researcher Asensio Robles Lopez awarded paper prize

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Summer School

Global and Transnational History: What is European History in the 21st Century?

How can European History illuminate the global and transnational dynamics which have shaped the lives of differently situated Europeans?

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VIDEO: Three-minute presentations of Ph.D. research topics

War for Sale in the Nineteenth Century: a study of Peninsular War veterans' memoirs - Matilda Greig

Spiritual Empire: Spanish Diplomacy and Latin America in the 1920s - Gaël Sánchez Cano

National responses to internal displacement and sovereignty - Ileana Dana Nicolau

Department of History and Civilisation

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Via Bolognese 156 - 50139 Firenze  

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